CCTV stands for closed-circuit television; in short, it’s a camera system to monitor your property. A CCTV System usually consists of cameras, recording equipment and potentially a monitor to view on. See below our top 4 benefits of a CCTV system and why you need cctv for your home and business.
Reason 1 – Deterrent
Statistically, criminals are less likely to go into a property if they see CCTV. They will see these systems as preventing any activity they may want to do; in case they get caught. Making your home feel more secure.
Reason 2 – Evidence
In the unfortunate event that criminal activity should occur, CCTV would provide the evidence you need to help the Police identify criminals. Our systems are set up to keep recordings for up to 31 days, meaning that you have access to loads of data!
Reason 3 – Remote Access
Whether it’s for your property or your business, you can remotely access your CCTV app from anywhere in the world! This alone has many uses: you can check on your property for peace of mind, you can check on any employees at your property and monitor their activities. This may also help your business with any health and safety procedures that need to be followed.
Reason 4 – Insurance
Installing CCTV may play a major part in the decision on pricing in your home insurance policy. Many insurers appreciate CCTV within the home. This is because it reduces the risk of having an intruder, which in turn, may decrease the cost of your insurance.
If you would like to know if a CCTV system is right for you, call us on 0800 840 5501